After claiming the first rebound of the game off a Cleveland Cavaliers miss, he dribbled the basketball with those large mitts across the timeline to a round of applause and received a screen from Jonas Valanciunas. "Everyone who says play-offs is overachieving (for a Cavs team without James) doesn't know our squad and doesn't believe in our squad". There's only so much you can learn about a team during pre-season action especially with a new head coach trying to get players acclimated to ...
Put another way, just two of the Red Sox's top 12 performers (per Baseball-Reference's WAR) have performed in the World Series before. David Price shut out Houston on the mound, while the Boston offense delivered a pair of homers as the Red Sox locked up a berth in the World Series for the first time since 2013.
In a tense game, the benches cleared in the 10th inning when Machado grounded out and his feet tangled with Jesus Aguilar at first base. "Obviously I'm not going to change, I'm not the type of player that's going to be 'Johnny Hustle, ' and run down the line and slide to first base and ...
Mane missed Senegal's 1-0 win over Sudan on Tuesday in African Nations Cup qualifying and joined a growing list of injured players at Liverpool ahead of Saturday's league trip to Huddersfield Town. Increasing commercial success off the pitch, plus an expanded Anfield capacity, means there is more money available to allow Liverpool to compete for the world's best players and Moore admits it is his responsibility to ensure that continues.
Security sources say they had been warned about the man, because of some suspicious activity in Houston's ALDS series against the Cleveland Indians . "I'm going to keep it really short". The Cleveland Indians filed a complaint following Game 3 of the AL Division Series after an Astros employee was observed aiming his cellphone into their dugout and taking pictures or video.
The 2016 Wimbledon girls singles finalist fought back from an early setback to win only her second WTA quarter-final earlier Friday. She instantly put her opponent under pressure by forcing two break points in the opening service game, eventually breaking Wang to go 4-2 up, and claimed the set with a blistering backhand return.
Sterling broke a long goal drought for the Three Lions dating back to 2015 with two first half strikes and was impressive in converting his club form to the worldwide scene. Gareth Southgate fielded the youngest England starting 11 this century and his side had to withstand a whirlwind of early Spain attacks at a packed Benito Villamarin stadium in Seville, with Pickford using his head to thwart Marcos Alonso.
Valletta or Gosford? Usain Bolt has a tough decision to make after receiving a concrete offer to become a professional footballer. The notice from Asada requesting blood and urine appears to have been issued by Football Federation Australia .
Bruce , who has an incredible record of getting teams out of the Championship and into the Premier League, has left Villa in 15th place, having won just three of their opening 11 games. Johnstone: "I'm the Celtic manager and I love it and have lots of challenges here". Villa are looking to appoint their new manager before their next Championship fixture on October 20.
Tailback Kareem Hunt also had a big night in the passing game for Kansas City, hauling in five catches for 105 yards - including a 67-yard pass that ignited the Chiefs' rally in the third quarter. But Kansas City kept coming. As long as Mahomes is making plays like this one, Chiefs fans don't need to worry about their guy in the long run. Brady passed for 340 yards and a touchdown while running for another score in the win.
Eden Hazard says he will not force Chelsea to sell him and will only leave the club on "good terms". 'Chelsea were clear with me [in the summer]. Chelsea will do everything in their power to retain Hazard for as long as possible, but not many teams have been known to fight off Real Madrid and stop them from getting a player they desperately desire.
Open last month. Novak Djokovic is within touching distance of Rafael Nadal's number one ranking after winning the Shanghai Masters with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Borna Coric on Sunday. Coric , who has only two career titles to his name, has now beaten Federer twice - the previous time was in the final at Halle this year. The Croatian gave himself a third career shot at Djokovic .
Diego Maradona has criticised Lionel Messi as "not a leader" in a freaky interview in Mexico. "We shouldn't deify Messi any longer", Maradona said in an interview with Fox Sports . Barcelona have reportedly started to plan a new contract for forward Lionel Messi . "It's useless trying to make a leader out of a man who goes to the toilet 20 times before a game", Maradona said.
The world number five - who beat Djokovic in their only previous meeting, a year ago in the Rome Masters final - recovered his poise for a time. The 37-year-old Federer was forced to battle through the first two matches of his title defence, first to Daniil Medvedev and then Roberto Bautista Agut.
Gazidis stepped down from his post of chief executive at Arsenal recently and is scheduled to join the new AC Milan hierarchy in December. According to the London Evening Standard's James Olley, both Liverpool and United are considering taking advantage of the prospect of Arsenal losing Ramsey for free in the summer by making a January bid.
The commutation came as a result of the influence of Kim Kardashian West, Kanye's wife, who visited the White House to discuss the case with the president. Mr. West said his top priority was to dissuade Mr. Trump from promoting "stop-and-frisk" police tactics in Chicago . West responded, "I like the North Korea".
The rest of the interview will go into his summer in greater detail and will be featured on ESPN throughout the night, but you'll probably see the most important parts on social media anyways. The Athletic's Jon Krawczynski says veteran forward Anthony Tolliver had the following to say regarding Butler's participation in practice: "He was.
It was originally reported that Butler was looking to move to the LA Clippers, the New York Knicks or Brooklyn Nets, but there are reports the Miami Heat want Butler as well. If the Wolves could get Otto Porter , Jr. back in a deal with Washington, they should make sure to take a long, hard look at that possibility. Though one of the most talented all-around players in the league, Butler is 29-years-old and his fit within locker rooms is starting to be questioned.
Peterson carried four times for six yards and caught two passes for 36 yards. Peterson said he injured his shoulder late in the first half, and he played only two snaps in the second half. It was just a situation where it was sore. "I just popped it back in , braced it up at halftime and got back in there", Peterson said. Regardless of what Tuesday's MRI reveals, it wasn't the sort of homecoming Peterson anticipated.
That's led to plenty of speculation about problems in the side, with this scoreless display making it four games without a goal for one of their famed attacking trident since all three have been at Anfield. We made it hard for them and they made it hard for us at times. Twitter reacted to the draw and here are some of the best tweets. "It is an unbelievable challenge to face Man City and as the last game it makes the challenge even bigger", Klopp said.
Eli Manning hooked up with Saquon Barkley on a 15-yard touchdown pass down the right sideline - the rookie made a long dive into the end zone - to put the Giants in front 31-30 with 1:08 remaining. With a large American flag in the middle of the field, Reid went to his right knee as the "The Star-Spangled Banner" was sung by Marc Martel. Samuel broke four tackles on his way to the end zone, and was so quick he appeared to wiggle back and forth behind the offensive linemen blocking ...
Liverpool do however have a good record against Man City . "They are so good at making a real attack and the three guys in front connect very well". The Arsenal legend has made no secret of his belief that Liverpool FC will win the Premier League title this season , despite Manchester City's domination in the top flight last term.
Also, City have lost just one of their last 25 away games in the top flight, and they are yet to taste defeat in the PL this term. Klopp's Liverpool will host Premier League titleholders City in a blockbuster top-of-the-table clash at Anfield on Sunday - both teams level atop the standings following unbeaten starts to the season.
With Faria gone, Mourinho is more isolated from his players and staff than ever before, and a win against Newcastle on Saturday is the minimum requirement to begin turning things around. Mourinho's old club Inter are favourites with the bookies to reappoint the Portuguese should United hand him his P45. That's the reason why it was a phenomenal season.
If Liverpool need to restore any confidence, they need only look back at their last three games against City, all of which they won. Pep Guardiola has surprisingly revealed that Manchester City might be able to call on Kevin De Bruyne when his side visits Anfield tomorrow.